Nude female holding monkeys

Pale blue faience | 8.1 x 3.1 x 1.3in | c. 945-525 B.C.

Unknown Artist

This figure is part of a repertoire of figures created in a distinctive spotted faience from dynasty 22 into dynasty 26. The center of production was the eastern Delta, in particular Bubastis and Tanis; this was an area where Near Eastern peoples had...
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